October 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Council, Trustee Candidates State Their Positions

Three Issues Majority Of Discussion

Among the candidates for seats on the Archbold Village Council and the German Township Trustees, there was very little support for separating the village from the township.  Nor was there support for moving St. Rt. 66 to Co. Rd. More...

How To Vote For Write-In Candidates

When voters in the Archbold School District go to the polls, Tuesday, Nov. More...

Bowers Three-Peats At All-State Choir

The best high school vocalists from across Ohio perform each year in February at the Ohio Music Education Assoc iat ion conference.  Hannah Bowers, an ArchboldHigh School senior, will be part of that prestigious group in 2018.  Hundreds of More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Grace June New

Grace June New, age 78 years, of Archbold, passed away Saturday evening, Oct. 14, 2017, at Fairlawn Haven Care Center in Archbold. She was born April 24, 1939, at Ghent, Minn., the daughter of George and Frances (Miller) Lawson. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Violet Y. “Vi” Grime, 79, Archbold, died Oct. 10, 2017. Grisier Funeral Home, Archbold.  Antonio Rosales, 77, Fayette, died Oct. 15, 2017. Survivors include four children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold.  More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

Oct. 6   10:02 am: Vandalism, Theresa Taylor’s Dog Grooming.  11:15 am: Vehicle blocking sidewalk, 200 block N. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court   Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Heidi Bates, Delta, defendant. Other civil.  Fulton County Health Center, Wauseon, plaintiff vs Barry Giordano, Wauseon, defendant. More...

Public Meetings

Trustees  Clinton Township Trustees, Thursday, Oct. 19, 1 p.m., 5736 Co. Rd. 15-1, Wauseon.  German Township Trustees, Monday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m., township building, 305 W. Mechanic St., Archbold.  Village Council  More...

Sports

Archbold Boys Golf Finishes 8th At State

A version of this article was posted to www.ArchboldBuckeye.com, Sunday, Oct. 15, 11:30 am.   The Archbold boys golf team finished with a team score of 660 to finish eighth at the Division II state tournament, Friday and Saturday, Oct. More...

AHS Boys Soccer Wins 10th Straight

Archbold welcomed Woodmore to Spengler Field, Tuesday, Oct. More...

AHS Girls Soccer Claims League Title

The Archbold girls soccer team completed a goal it set at the beginning of the season when the Streaks defeated Evergreen to win an outright Northwest Ohio Athletic League championship and finish 6-0. More...

Breaking News - 12:59 AM

DIV. III SECTIONAL BOYS SOCCER

Pettisville 6, Cardinal Stritch 0

Fifth-seeded Pettisville advanced to the Div. III sectional boys soccer final with a 6-0 semifinal victory over #13 Cardinal Stritch, Tuesday, Oct. More...

Breaking News - 12:20 AM

DIV. III SECTIONAL VOLLEYBALL

Fairview Def. Archbold 25-20, 17-25, 25-20, 25-21

Fifth-seeded Fairview defeated 10th-seeded Archbold 25-20, 17-25, 25-20, 25-21, in a Div. III sectional semifinal at Fairview, Tuesday, Oct. 17.The Apaches play sixth-seeded Paulding in the sectional finals, Saturday, Oct. More...

Hite Resigns Senate Seat

Cliff Hite, the Ohio state senator representing Henry and parts of Fulton counties, has resigned.  A press release from Larry Obhof, Ohio Senate president (RMedina), said Hite (R-Findlay) “submitted his resignation to me on Monday evening, More...

Golf Team Places Eighth At State

The AHS golf team capped off its most successful season ever with an eighthplace finish at the Div. II state tournament. More...

Four Run For Pettisville School Board

Registered voters in the Pettisville School District will choose from four candidates for three seats in the Tuesday, Nov. 7 general election. More...

 

News

Rohrs, Wyse Honored

Jerry Rohrs and Karlin Wyse, Archbold Lions Club members, were recently honored for 45 years of service.   Rohrs and Wyse, both past Archbold Citizens of the Year, have assisted with and taken the lead on many projects.   More...

Organizations

Mental Health  Mental health support group, Thursday, Oct. 19, 7 p.m., Four County ADAMhs Board office, T-761 St. Rt. 66, south of Archbold.   Mood Disorders  More...

Report Traffic Crashes

Three vehicle crashes were reported to Archbold police between Oct. 6-11.  An unknown vehicle was traveling north on South Lincoln Street, Friday afternoon, Oct. 6. More...

People

Couple Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Lee and Kathy Higbea, Defiance, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.  Lee Higbea and Kathy Grieser were married Oct. 21, 1967, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Defiance, by Rev. More...

Three Archbold Students Are Ambassadors

Three Archbold students at Four County Career Center– Anthony Gonzalez, Brian Ball, and Noah Blankenship– are student ambassadors for 2017.  More...

Pettisville Pumpkin Festival Winners

Winners at the 24th annual Pettisville Pumpkin Festival, Friday, Oct. 6:  2nd grade, Mrs. Borton: Kendyl Davis, 1st; Kobe Hoylman, 2nd.  2nd grade, Mrs. Holsopple: Hannah Fox, 1st; Camden Hogrefe, 2nd.  More...

Opinion

Fire Department Issue Waits For Election Results

After months of failed negotiations, it appears the residents of German Township, including the village of Archbold, might have to wait until after the election to find out what will happen to the Archbold Fire Department. More...

Old Photo Corner

A photo taken of students at the Spiess School- District 16, which was located at the corner of Co. Rds. B and 24, in 1933-34. Sitting, from left: Myrtie Lugbill, Bernice Beck, Martha Eicher, Mary Eicher, Doris Winzeler. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago  Wednesday, Oct. More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Pentecost 19  Archbold Evangelical   Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Untying the Knots, II Cor. 6:1-7:1 - The Pleading of God,” Jesse Kahler. More...